Aviation LO Down

Aviation LO Down

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Modern, engaging, and unique, Aviation LO Down is the official podcast of David Lombardo, also known by his operating initials, LO. Full of the passion, humor, and the famous improvisational style found on many of his past social media projects, Aviati…


How Dirty Socks Can End Your Flying Career. Become an ATC!
Jan 6 • 32 min
Toxic fume events on airliners, and requirements of air traffic controllers
Why does aviation use AM radio? What is HF radio?
Dec 21, 2019 • 38 min
Learn the radio technologies behind ATC communication!
$200,000 Without A Degree?! Air Traffic Control!
Dec 12, 2019 • 21 min
The FAA is going to hire new controllers. Are you ready?
Top 10 Aviation Memes of 2019
Dec 6, 2019 • 15 min
I discuss the top 10 most ‘liked’ posts on @LOaltitude from 2019
YOU CAN ALWAYS GO AROUND!!!
Nov 26, 2019 • 16 min
How one student pilots video managed to demonstrate one of the biggest fundamental rules in aviation.
Mooney Aircraft Closes
Nov 15, 2019 • 15 min
One of the most iconic aircraft manufacturers closed its doors this week.
DRONE WEEK!
Nov 1, 2019 • 18 min
Drones. The Good. The Bad.
Melatonin, Stimulants, and The Longest Flight on Earth
Oct 20, 2019 • 29 min
How humans have tried to combat sleep for over a century, and how it continues on the longest flight in the world.
Planehub Categories, Abella Danger, and a German woman who is in love with a 737-800
Oct 12, 2019 • 15 min
Planehub, Abella Danger, and a woman who is in love with a 737-800
Thomas Cook Airlines: Done.
Sep 23, 2019 • 20 min
How modern desires for low cost and no frills ultimately spelled the end to one of the most legendary transportation companies in European history.
Draco Crashes, DC-10 vs 737 MAX, and How To Simulate ATC Audio
Sep 17, 2019 • 21 min
A legendary plane goes down, and other stories, including how YOU can make your own ATC audio
Airliners, ADS-B Mandates, Hurricanes, and One Skilled Australian Pilot
Sep 7, 2019 • 22 min
Topics from the past week, including one Australian flight student who landed the aircraft when his instructor passed out!
@wdymsarah - Embry Riddle and Hurricane Dorian
Sep 2, 2019 • 17 min
Hurricane Dorian threatens Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
SPECIAL EDITION COMING TOMORROW: HURRICANE DORIAN
Sep 1, 2019 • 7 min
SPECIAL EDITION COMING TOMORROW: HURRICANE DORIAN
William Hoffman - Neuroscience, Health, and Aerospace
Aug 23, 2019 • 24 min
How likely are pilots to report medical problems? The results may surprise you.
Delta Flight 975 - Stranded At JFK
Aug 22, 2019 • 15 min
Stranded at JFK for 18 hours. Should the airline have helped, or should the passengers have just dealt with it?
Kyle McClung of ‘Certified Foggles’
Aug 9, 2019 • 32 min
Certified Foggles is a company that makes custom foggles for pilots
@fittoflyapparel - The Pilot Who’s Creating Apparel For Fit Pilots
Jul 25, 2019 • 40 min
Today, I sit down with Zach Richards of Fit to Flyt Apparel
Aviation & Mental Health: Drugs, Sleep, and Community
Jul 21, 2019 • 28 min
Despite progress in transparent discussion, the topic of mental health in aviation still holds massive stigma.
When Departing VFR for IFR Is a Bad Idea, FAA Academy Chaos, and a Swiss ATCer Who Pays a Fine
Jul 11, 2019 • 23 min
When Departing VFR for IFR Is a Bad Idea, FAA Academy Chaos, and a Swiss ATCer Who Pays a Fine
LO Altitude and Season 2 of Aviation LO Down!
Jul 2, 2019 • 17 min
LO discusses @LOaltitude, and Season 2 of Aviation LO Down
Captain Joe: How One FaceTime Video Became One Million YouTube Subscribers
May 31, 2019 • 55 min
Captain Joe Discusses His Journey From Biplane Ride To YouTube Aviation Star
Laura Laban: CEO & Co-Founder of Infinite Flight
May 24, 2019 • 49 min
LO interviews Laura Laban, the CEO & Co-Founder of Infinite Flight, a flight simulator for mobile platforms.
@fitaviatorsclub - The Man Who’s Helping Pilots Stay In Shape
May 20, 2019 • 44 min
@fitaviatorsclub talks about fitness and aviation, and how to stay in great shape as a traveling pilot
I’m Back! My Insane Airline Journey To and From San Diego
May 13, 2019 • 30 min
Aviation LO Down is finally back! Hear about LO’s crazy aviation experience flying to/from SAN
Spread Aviation with Matt and Rob: Flight Instruction and Safety
Apr 18, 2019 • 54 min
Today I talk to Matt and Rob, the hosts of Spread Aviation, a podcast on flight training and safety
@newyorkskypirate - Aviation, Music, Friendship
Mar 25, 2019 • 50 min
Today, I sit down with @newyorkskypirate, a pilot, musician, and one of my personal best friends
The Future: Software, Automation and Aviation?
Mar 14, 2019 • 29 min
Has automation, software, and the algorithmic gone too far in aviation?
Radar and ADS-B: Stories From The Past, Thoughts For The Future
Mar 7, 2019 • 26 min
A brief history of aviation radar systems, and what the future of technologies like ADS-B mean for aviation
@madinkaclairec - Aviation, Tennis, and Travel
Feb 27, 2019 • 44 min
The Female AvGeek From Russia!
@pilotemilie - The Fit, Traveling, Adventuring Pilot From Canada
Feb 20, 2019 • 33 min
The Fit, Traveling, Adventuring Pilot From Canada Explains Her Aviation Background and Career
steveo1kinevo - Aviation Stories From Behind The Scenes
Feb 15, 2019 • 25 min
Incredible stories and experiences from one of the most popular pilots on YouTube.
Nicole - A Girl Who Really “Waves The Wands”
Feb 10, 2019 • 28 min
Nicole describes what it’s like working ‘the ramp’ at a major airline and FBO.
Captain Roger Victor - The Pilot Who’s a Puppet.
Feb 5, 2019 • 57 min
Get to know the most famous puppet in aviation!
Welcome to Aviation LO Down!
Jan 31, 2019 • 15 min
Passion, Art, and Aviation: A short introductory episode to Aviation LO Down.